If there was an award for the MVP of the year, it would go to DMW Label artist, Mayorkun.
Fondly called The mayor of Lagos by his fans, Mayorkun is the embodiment of talent, wit, and creativity.
He opened the year with his street banger, “Geng” and from there, dominated the year with both his songs and collaborations.
Most of 2020’s best collaborations had the 26-year-old act featured on it and this is amazing as he brings his witty wordplay and amazing skills to the song.
Whenever, you hear either “Of Lay Lay”, “Gege”, “This bread no be agege”, then you know it’s about to be an amazing ride.
The Best – Davido
Davido and Mayorkun have undeniable chemistry when it comes to doing collaboration and therefore it was no surprise that they would come through on “The Best” but they still managed to exceed expectations on this particular song.
Mayorkun sets the pace on the intro with one of the best hooks 2020 has produced.
What Type of Dance Is this – DJ Kaywise ft Naira Marley, Zlatan
In celebration of his birthday, DJ Kaywise dropped “What Type of Dance is this” to mark the special occasion and enlist the help of Naira Marley, Zlatan, and Mayorkun to perform their magic.
Mayorkun starts the song and also dominates the hook and chorus.
MJ – Bad Boy Timz
Breakout star, Bad Boy Timz got people’s attention with “MJ” with received positive reviews for its smooth medley. In other to attract more attention to it, he enlisted Mayorkun for the remix which was like adding more sugar to an already sweetened tea.
Two (Remix)- Zoro
Igbo contemporary rapper, Zoro took a bold choice when he decided to feature Mayorkun on the remix of his “Two” song.
However, it seems the Rapper was right to have trusted TMOL as the remix turned out well despite the language barrier.
If You No Love Me (Remix) – Chike
Chike is a singer with a beautiful voice and knows how to enchant his listeners with it. Partnering with Mayorkun for the smooth Afro-pop song, “If You No Love Me” birthed a wedding-like tune.
On a jay – Flowolf ft Dremo
If you think Mayorkun can only sing, then you haven’t heard “On a Jay” where he proved he can rap as well.
The song which isn’t a serious one but a vibe-filled melody sees him recount his story to success and how his boss, Davido help bring that to reality.
If No Be You – JamoPyper
“If No Be You” is a lovely jam that was beautifully put together by Zanku Record artist, Jamopyper and Mayorkun. The chemistry between them on this song is amazing.
They ave the potential to collaborate on more songs.
See Finish – Dapo Tuburna
“See Finish” is a song by Dapo Tuburna and produced by QueBeat. Mayorkun comfortably takes up the verse two.
Where You Dey – T-Classic ft Peruzzi
MixNiaja act, T-Classic, and Mayorkun have collaborated before on T-classic’s 2018 “Fall In Love”. They come together for “Where You Dey” in 2020 and this time, Mayorkun’s label mate, Peruzzi is also part of the collaboration.
KoLe Re Body – Lil Frosh
When the good was still going good, Lil Frosh released the street banger, “Kole Re Body” featuring Mayorkun as his henchman on the chorus. While the Mayor doesn’t have many contributions, his presence isn’t still forgotten.